Edited by: Andrew T. Wilson and Ben Edwards
Publisher: De Gruyter Open Poland (2015)
The book ‘Open Source Archaeology: Ethics and Practice’ brings together authors and researchers in the field of open-source archaeology, which is defined as the ethical imperative for open public access to the results of publicly-funded research; practical solutions to open-data projects; open-source software applications in archaeology; public information sharing projects in archaeology; open-GIS; and the open-context system of data management and sharing.
This edited volume is designed to discuss important issues around open access to data and software in academic and commercial archaeology, as well as to summarize the current state of theoretical engagement and technological development in the field of open-archaeology.
Andrew. T. Wilson, University of Liverpool Ben Edwards, Manchester Metropolitan University